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Thursday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Baroque Spring season with the Breakfast Forty-Eight and the Musical Map of Britain.

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, celebrating the Baroque Spring season. Featuring Breakfast Forty-Eight - a daily morning dose of the 48 Preludes and Fugues of J.S. Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier. As part of Breakfast's Musical Map of Britain, running throughout 2013, Breakfast will be asking listeners to highlight Baroque connections to their area of the UK.
BBC Radio 3's Baroque Spring is a month long season of music, drama and comedy dedicated to shedding new light on the Baroque era.

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Edward Elgar

    The Wand of youth - suite no. 1 (Op.1a), Sun dance

    Performer: New Zealand Symphony Orchestra Performer: James Judd [conductor]

    • Naxos 8.557166.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    3 Waltzes for piano (Op.64) No.3 in A flat major

    Performer: Garrick Ohlsson [piano]

    • Helios CDH55381.
  • Antonio Vivaldi

    Concerto for oboe, violin and orchestra (RV.543) in F major

    Performer: La Serenissima

    • Avie AV 2218.
  • Ralph Vaughan Williams

    Symphony No 5 in D major, third movement; Romanza (Lento)

    Performer: Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Performer: Robert Spano

    • Telarc SACD 60676.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Pizzicato-Polka

    Composer: Josef Strauss. Orchestra: Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.

    Performer: Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Performer: Erich Kunzel

    • Telarc CD 80098.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Cyprise (Cypresses) B.152 for string quartet no.2: The dead heart awakes again; no.3: When

    Performer: Cypress String Quartet

    • Avie AV2275.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Le Nozze di Figaro - opera in 4 acts (K.492), Act 2, no.11; Voi, che sapete [arietta]

    Performer: Magdalena Kozena [soprano] Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Simon Rattle

    • DG 477 9172.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Die Geschopfe des Prometheus - ballet music Op.43: Overture

    Performer: Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra Performer: Gustavo Dudamel

    • DG 479 0250.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Sonata (arranged Moody for harmonica from sonatas for flute and piano)

    Performer: Tommy Reilly [harmonica] Performer: Academy of St Martin in the Fields

    • Chandos 8486.
  • Lukas Foss

    Composer's holiday from 3 Pieces for violin and piano

    Performer: Itzhak Perlman [violin] Performer: Boston Symphony Orchestra Performer: Seiji Ozawa [conductor]

    • EMI 5 62600 2.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Mass in B minor BWV.232 Part 1; Kyrie

    Performer: Nancy Argenta [soprano] Performer: Mary Nichols [mezzo] Performer: Ashley Stafford [alto] Performer: Wynford Evans [tenor] Performer: The Monteverdi Choir Performer: English Baroque Soloists Performer: John Eliot Gardiner

    • Archiv 415 514-2.
  • Felix Mendelssohn

    The Hebrides (Fingal's Cave) - overture Op.26

    Performer: Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Performer: Vladimir Jurowski [conductor]

    • Hyperion CDA 67795.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    Gianni Schicchi - opera in 1 act [no.3 of "Il trittico"], O mio babbino caro

    Performer: Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France Performer: Barbara Hendricks

    • EMI 5 576462.
  • Jean‐Philippe Rameau

    Les Indes galantes - opera-ballet in 4 entrees [1736],

    Performer: Les Sauvages sc.6; Danse du grand calumet de la paix Performer: Les Musiciens du Louvre Performer: Marc Minkowski

    • Archiv 477 5578.
  • Juan Gutiérrez de Padilla

    Versa est in luctum

    Performer: Chanticleer Performer: Joseph Jennings [director]

    • Teldec 0927 48556 2.
  • John Gardner

    A Scots Overture

    Performer: Royal Ballet Sinfonia Performer: Gavin Sutherland

    • White Line CD WHL 2137.
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    Marche Slave Op 31

    Performer: Russian National Orchestra Performer: Mikhail Pletnev [conductor]

    • Virgin VC7 914872.
  • Trad.

    Tarantella Italiana

    Performer: L’Arpeggiata Performer: Christina Pluhar [director]

    • Alpha 503.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    BWV 856 – Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: Prelude and Fugue No. 11 in F major

    Performer: Gustav Leonhardt [harpsichord]

    • Harmonia Mundi BMG GD77011.
  • Gabriel Fauré

    Quartet no. 1 in C minor Op.15 for piano and strings, second movement; Scherzo - allegro v

    Performer: Hermitage String Trio Performer: Kathryn Stott [piano]

    • Chandos 10582.
  • John Blow

    Cry aloud and spare not

    Performer: Stephen Varcoe and Stephen Alder [baritones] Performer: Winchester Cathedral Choir Performer: David Hill [conductor]

    • Hyperion CDA67031/2.
  • Franz von Suppé

    Die Leichte Kavallerie [Light cavalry] - operetta, Overture

    Performer: Royal Scottish National Orchestra Performer: Neeme Jarvi

    • Chandos CHSA 5110.
  • Michael Nyman

    Chasing Sheep is best left to Shepherds

    Performer: Michael Nyman Band

    • Virgin DVEBN 55.

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